Tax Attorney

Erik Kodesch

Portland, Oregon


About Erik Kodesch

Eric Kodesch is a tax attorney. He is a shareholder on Lane Powell PC’s tax team based in Portland, Oregon.

Established in 1875, Lane Powell is among the Pacific Northwest’s oldest law firms. Its team of nearly 200 lawyers serves as strategic business advisors and legal counsel to some of the region’s premier public and private companies. The firm is based in Seattle, Washington, and has offices in Alaska, England and Portland. It employs nearly 200 lawyers.

At Lane Powell, Kodesch counsels clients on a variety of federal, state and local tax issues. He handles both transactional and litigation matters, including general business planning, structuring investments to obtain Opportunity Zone benefits, financial transactions, trust taxation, executive compensation and choice of entity issues. Statewide and locally, Kodesch helps clients obtain tax incentives, such as property tax exemptions for new investments.

Kodesch regularly represents clients in the Oregon Tax Court in controversies involving state corporation excise tax and property tax.

Before joining Lane Powell in 2018, Kodesch was a partner at Stoel Rives LLP. He also worked as an associate for Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP.

Kodesch is a graduate of Columbia Law School. He has a bachelor’s degree in history from George Washington University.


Lane Powell


601 SW Second Ave, Portland